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Robert Mugabe resigns

By: African News Agency      Updated 5 hours ago Embattled President Robert Mugabe has resigned, Speaker of the Parliament Jacob Mudenda said on Tuesday. Mudenda made the announcement when the two... 

Robert Mugabe resigns
Khoza readying to challenge the big 3 in 2019 elections

Khoza readying to challenge the big 3 in 2019 elections

By: News24Wire      21st November 2017 Former African National Congress (ANC) MP Dr Makhosi Khoza says plans are afoot for her to head a merger of various local political parties to... 

Final push for ANC branches to nominate leaders as some miss deadline

Final push for ANC branches to nominate leaders as some miss deadline

By: News24Wire      21st November 2017 At least four provinces have not completed the crucial branch general meetings (BGMs) to nominate leaders ahead of the fiercely contested African... 

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Peacekeepers and sexual abuse: A persistent stain on the United Nations’ image

Peacekeepers and sexual abuse: A persistent stain on the United Nations’ image

21st November 2017 The sexual abuse and exploitation of women – in war and peacetime – is one of the most widespread and overlooked phenomena. Frequently exposed to... 

Lessons for South Africa's Jacob Zuma in Robert Mugabe's misfortunes

Lessons for South Africa's Jacob Zuma in Robert Mugabe's misfortunes

21st November 2017 President Robert Mugabe’s endgame in Zimbabwe holds various lessons for his South African counterpart, Jacob Zuma, as the latter too, considers his... 

What South Africa's Reserve Bank can -- and can't -- do about illicit financial flows

What South Africa's Reserve Bank can -- and can't -- do about illicit financial flows

21st November 2017 Developing nations are facing a rising wave of illicit financial flows and money laundering. In South Africa the country’s Reserve Bank is at the... 

 Nine years in an al-Shabaab camp: one woman’s story

Nine years in an al-Shabaab camp: one woman’s story

21st November 2017 Her arms lie outstretched on the table before her. The next moment, she has withdrawn them, folding them in towards her body. Her eyes focus.... 

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The future of Banking: A South African perspective

The future of Banking: A South African perspective

21st November 2017 outh Africa’s banking industry is rapidly evolving in response to regulatory changes, economic pressures, technological advances and innovation in... 

 Turning to renewables: Climate-safe energy solutions

Turning to renewables: Climate-safe energy solutions

20th November 2017 The Paris Agreement has called for reducing carbon emissions worldwide. But to sufficiently limit the rise in global temperatures, energy use would... 

 SIDS Lighthouses quickscan: Interim report

SIDS Lighthouses quickscan: Interim report

20th November 2017 The quickscan is a tool to help Small Island Developing States (SIDS) in their transition to renewable energy. Developed by the International... 

Sexual Violence against Rohingya Women and Girls in Burma

Sexual Violence against Rohingya Women and Girls in Burma

17th November 2017 Since August 25, 2017, Burmese security forces have committed widespread rape against women and girls as part of a campaign of ethnic cleansing... 

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Statements

DWS: DWS pushes for collaboration between water, food and energy at SADC dialogue

DWS: DWS pushes for collaboration between water, food and energy at SADC dialogue

Updated 6 hours ago The Department of Water and Sanitation, said on Tuesday, 21 November 2017, that the interdependence between Water, Energy and Food was critical to... 

SA: More JMPD officers to make Jozi streets safer

SA: More JMPD officers to make Jozi streets safer

Updated 7 hours ago “Stand in the power of what you know to be right, good and honest as you step forward in your role as a JMPD officer. Go forth and serve residents... 

Afriforum: Lesufi’s remarks prove that ideology is more important to education department than quality education

Afriforum: Lesufi’s remarks prove that ideology is more important to education department than quality education

21st November 2017 Shortly after the release of the contentious National Education Bill followed a new flood of remarks against Afrikaans education by the Gauteng MEC... 

DA:  Ina Cilliers says ANC slow response to Avian Flu outbreak crippling farmers

DA: Ina Cilliers says ANC slow response to Avian Flu outbreak crippling farmers

21st November 2017 The province-wide outbreak of Avian Flu has taken its toll on commercial and emerging farmers, who to date received no assistance from national... 

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Press Offices

Artificial Intelligence – the apex of tech and policy challenges

Artificial Intelligence – the apex of tech and policy challenges

21st November 2017 Artificial intelligence (AI) is the apex of today’s technology age as we push the boundaries towards Industry 4.0 and superintelligence. It is... 

LexisNexis South Africa takes top honours at National Business Awards

LexisNexis South Africa takes top honours at National Business Awards

20th November 2017 LexisNexis Legal & Professional, a leading global provider of information and analytics, saw its LexisNexis South Africa operation announced as... 

Amendments to the .ZA ADR Regulations

Amendments to the .ZA ADR Regulations

20th November 2017 After having proposed changes to the .ZA Alternative Dispute Resolution Regulations in December last year, the South African Minister of... 

Kenya: Important changes to copyright law

Kenya: Important changes to copyright law

20th November 2017 Significant changes will be brought about to Kenyan copyright law through a bill called the Copyright (Amendment) Bill of 2017 (‘the Bill’), which... 

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